Students study the importance of being aware of what is going on within their country and the current issues that are dealt with everyday. They then write a letter to the President expressing their opinion on a current issue in the United States. They are assessed on whether that current issue is indeed current, and whether their use of grammar, punctuation, etc that is equivalent to their grade level.

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